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Numbers Carried
Company Number Date From
SR 21C156 m/e 02/1947
BR 34056 9w/e 01/06/1948

Names Carried
Date From Name
02/1947 CROYDON

Locomotive Specifics
Designer O. Bulleid
Class West Country/Battle of Britain
Company History SR
Rebuild History
Air Smoothed02/1947
Wheels 4-6-2
Builder Brighton Works
To Service During 02/1947
Withdrawal w/e Sun 07/05/1967
Scrapping During 09/1967 at Cashmore's (Newport)
Service Life 20 yrs, 3 mths , 6 dys
Information Rebuilt Eastleigh Dec 1960

Code Name From Date
  (New) m/e 02/1947
DOV Dover Marine 01/01/1948
BAT Stewarts Lane 4w/e 30/06/1949
72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 11/04/1951
72B Salisbury 4w/e 06/11/1954
72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 11/12/1954
70E Salisbury m/e 11/11/1963
   Withdrawn w/e 07/05/1967

SLS Allocations*
Type Code Name From Date
ALLOC DOV Dover Marine P 01/12/1947
ALLOC BAT Stewarts Lane 4w/e 30/06/1949
ALLOC 9E Nine Elms 6w/e 12/12/1949
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 13/04/1951
TOSTORE   5w/e 01/10/1953
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction 10w/e 10/12/1953
TOSTORE   6w/e 30/12/1953
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction 6w/e 22/06/1954
ALLOC 72B Salisbury 9w/e 31/10/1954
ALLOC 72A Exmouth Junction 4w/e 11/12/1954
TOSTORE 72A Exmouth Junction 8w/e 08/02/1955
REINS 72A Exmouth Junction w/e 13/06/1955
ALLOC 91S To Southern Region 5w/e 02/11/1963
ALLOC 70E Salisbury 4w/e 11/11/1963
WDN   w/e 07/05/1967

* Stephenson Locomotive Society data - raw and not yet cross-referenced

Date Event Details Source See Also
02/1947 To Service To service as SR Number 21C156, name: CROYDON
Built at Brighton Works
1948 Renumbered Renumbered to 34056    
01/01/1948 Allocation Allocation Snapshot - Dover (DOV)    
30/06/1949 Allocation Reallocated to Stewarts Lane (BAT)    
11/04/1951 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
20/07/1954 Sightings Eastleigh Works Arrivals: Period under review. RO 9/1954 Link
06/11/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Salisbury (72B)    
11/12/1954 Allocation Reallocated to Exmouth Junction (72A)    
11/11/1963 Allocation Reallocated to Salisbury (70E)    
05/1967 Withdrawn Condemned as 34056    
09/1967 Scrapped Broken up by Cashmore's: Newport    

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